The cheapest buses from Southampton to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Oct 20

Cheapest

$23

Average

$37

The best way to find a cheap fare is to book your ticket as far in advance as you can and to avoid traveling at rush hour.

The average ticket from Southampton to Liverpool will cost around $ 37 if you buy it on the day, but the cheapest tickets can be found for only $ 23.

Cheapest
11:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station14h25 02:15PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
$231One-way
2nd Cheapest
10:50AMSouthampton, Coach Station10h05 08:55PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
$301One-way
08:30PMSouthampton, Coach Station9h40 06:10AMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
$451One-way
03:55PMSouthampton, Coach Station7h50 11:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
$481One-way

Timetable Southampton to Liverpool

Showing buses for tomorrow, Wed, Oct 20
10:50AMSouthampton, Coach Station10h05 08:55PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
0 changes
03:55PMSouthampton, Coach Station7h50 11:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
0 changes
08:30PMSouthampton, Coach Station9h40 06:10AMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
0 changes
11:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station14h25 02:15PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
0 changes

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Tue
Oct 19
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$26National Express
Wed
Oct 20
$103Avanti West Coast
$23National Express
Thu
Oct 21
$105Avanti West Coast
$30National Express
Fri
Oct 22
$137Avanti West Coast
$53National Express
Sat
Oct 23
$97Cross Country
$46National Express
Sun
Oct 24
$137Avanti West Coast
$54National Express
Mon
Oct 25
$137Avanti West Coast
$43National Express
Tue
Oct 26
$96Cross Country
$23National Express
Wed
Oct 27
$96Cross Country
$20National Express
Thu
Oct 28
$95Cross Country
$23National Express
Fri
Oct 29
$137Avanti West Coast
$43National Express
Sat
Oct 30
$137Avanti West Coast
$37National Express
Sun
Oct 31
$126Avanti West Coast
$37National Express
Thu
Nov 4
$81Avanti West Coast
$20National Express
Fri
Nov 5
$95Cross Country
$20National Express
Sat
Nov 6
$97Cross Country
$23National Express
Sun
Nov 7
$135South Western Railway
$20National Express

The fastest buses from Southampton to Liverpool

Showing times and prices for Oct 20

Fastest Journey

7 h 50 m

Average

10 h 30 m

Buses per day

4

Distance

299 km

It's difficult to get from Southampton to Liverpool without transferring at least once.

Fastest
03:55PMSouthampton, Coach Station7h50 11:45PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
$381One-way
2nd Fastest
08:30PMSouthampton, Coach Station9h40 06:10AMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
$361One-way
10:50AMSouthampton, Coach Station10h05 08:55PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
$241One-way
11:50PMSouthampton, Coach Station14h25 02:15PMLiverpool, Coach Station, Norton Street
1 changes
$181One-way

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Bus Information from Southampton to Liverpool

distanceDistance185 miles (298 km)
durationAverage bus duration9 h 20 min
priceAverage bus ticket price$39 (€32)
changesDirect busYes
carriersBus providersNational Express

Buses from Southampton to Liverpool cover the 185 miles (298 km) long journey taking on average 9 h 20 min with our travel partners like National Express. There are direct bus services available. While the average ticket price for this trip costs around $39 (€32), you can find the cheapest bus ticket for as low as $23 (€19). Travelers depart most frequently from Southampton Central and arrive in Liverpool, Liverpool One.

Bus companies

Travel with National Express from Southampton to Liverpool

National Express buses will get you between Southampton and Liverpool from $23 (€19). With over 1000 travel companies on Omio, you can find the best bus times and tickets for your trip.

National Express

If you’re thinking of taking a bus between Southampton and Liverpool, you can enjoy a comfortable journey at a budget-friendly price with National Express. National Express is the UK’s leading long-distance bus company offering hundreds of routes to towns and cities across the UK, including routes to and from major airports like Heathrow, Gatwick, Stansted, Luton and Bristol. On a National Express bus, you can expect to travel 185 miles (298 km) between Southampton and Liverpool and pay as low as $23 (€19) if you book in advance.

All National Express buses have air conditioning and provide free WiFi access along with onboard entertainment. Most buses come with seat belts and power outlets at every seat, so you can charge your phone or laptop during a long journey. For your bus between Southampton and Liverpool, you can select from three ticket fares: Restricted Fare, Standard Fare, and Fully Flexible Fare. Check the National Express bus schedule from Southampton to Liverpool, select your preferred ticket type, and book your cheap bus tickets on Omio today!

Operator ticket policies for COVID

  • Cashless payments recommended
  • Online booking and check-in recommended
  • Pre-reservation / seat allocation
  • Verification of ticket with valid ID
  • Exceptions to waive change or cancellation fees policy
  • For journeys between July 1st and October 31, 2020, the following change and refund policies apply:
    • Restricted ticket: One change is allowed free of charge
    • Standard ticket: Full refund or one change is allowed free of charge
    • Fully flexible ticket: Unlimited changes to time or date are allowed
    • All change and refund requests must be made at least 24 hours before the original outbound journey. Partial refunds are not allowed.

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Buses from Southampton to Liverpool
Take the bus to Liverpool easily. Whether you want fast, cheap or something entirely different, our travel experts have collected everything you need to know so you can find the best option from Southampton to Liverpool.
FAQs
How much are cheap buses to Liverpool from Southampton?
Bus tickets from Southampton to Liverpool for some dates and times can be found for as cheap as $23 (€19)  one way in the next 7 days.
What is the price of a bus ticket between Southampton and Liverpool?
The Southampton to Liverpool bus ticket price is on average $39 (€32)  if you are looking to buy your tickets for this route in the next week.
How many miles is it from Southampton to Liverpool by bus?
When traveling this route you should expect the distance from Southampton to Liverpool by bus to be approximately 185 miles (298 km).
How many hours is the bus time to Liverpool from Southampton?
On average the Southampton to Liverpool bus time is 9 h 20 min  covering the 185 miles (298 km) long trip, but the journey time can vary depending on specific dates or traveling on weekends and holidays.
Which bus station from Southampton to Liverpool do I depart from? Which Liverpool bus station from Southampton do I arrive in?

Some of the Southampton bus stations to Liverpool you can start your journey from include Southampton, Coach Station, Southampton, Burgess Rd (Library) and Southampton, Southampton. Similarly, some of the arrival bus stations in Liverpool include Liverpool, Liverpool One, Liverpool, One Bus Station, Canning Place and Liverpool, Kempston Street.

When traveling this route, Omio customers are departing most frequently from Southampton Central   and arriving in Liverpool, Liverpool One.

Where is the Southampton bus station located? Where is the Liverpool bus station located?

The most popular departure bus station with passengers for this route, called Southampton Central, is located 0 mile (s) / 0 km from the city center of Southampton.

The most popular arrival bus station, Liverpool, Liverpool One, is located 1 mile (s) / 1 km away from the city center of Liverpool.

What bus companies offer a service from Southampton to Liverpool?
If you're looking for buses from Southampton to Liverpool, you can rely on National Express to get you to Liverpool. It's also good to check out all possible bus companies for the Southampton to Liverpool route to see if there might be differences in the amenities they offer.
When is the earliest bus from Southampton to Liverpool? When is the last bus from Southampton to Liverpool?
You can take the earliest bus from Southampton to Liverpool at 9: 50 AM   or take the last bus from Southampton to Liverpool leaving at 10: 50 PM. Look for the latest Southampton to Liverpool bus schedules on Omio and book the best time to take the bus for this journey.
How far in advance should I book a bus ticket from Southampton to Liverpool to get the best deals?
The price of a one way bus ticket from Southampton to Liverpool is on average $39 (€32) if you buy within the next 7 days. But we recommend booking tickets before your planned travel date to find the best prices for buses from all possible bus providers offering this journey. In general, you can find bus tickets to Liverpool from Southampton available a few months in advance.

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